The Lumineers Top Alternative Radio

By on September 19, 2012

The Lumineers song “Ho Hey” the first single off the band’s self-titled debut album, is the #1 song at Alternative Radio according to Mediabase and BDS. “Ho Hey” has been gaining momentum since the album’s release on Dualtone in April. The song spent 8 weeks as #1 on Triple A Radio, and has sold more than 706,000 downloads. The video for “Ho Hey” was also recently added by VH1 and CMT. The band’s self-titled debut album has sold over 270,000 copies since its release. The current issue of Rolling Stone magazine features the band in a “Breaking” artist profile, calling “Ho Hey” “…a stomping acoustic sing-along.”

The Lumineers are about to hit the road in the United States again, beginning their fall headlining tour on September 20 and 21 with two shows in Chicago. The tour will hit up markets in the Midwest before heading to the West Coast, including two shows on October 2 and 3 at the Fonda Theater in Los Angeles. The band spent the summer touring behind their debut, opening shows for both Brandi Carlile and Old Crow Medicine Show. For a full itinerary of upcoming US dates, please see below.

The Lumineers’ “Ho Hey” music video is still in rotation at VH1 as well as CMT, following the band’s two-month stint as VH1’s “You Oughta Know” artists during July and August. Launched in 2004, VH1’s “You Oughta Know” franchise introduces promising new artists on the rise to VH1’s base of music lovers. Many “You Oughta Know” artists have gone on to win industry awards and accolades including “Best New Artist” Grammy Awards and nominations.

The Lumineers Fall Tour Dates
Sep 20 – Chicago, IL @ The Riviera Theatre (SOLD OUT)
Sep 21 – Chicago, IL @ Logan Square Auditorium (SOLD OUT)
Sep 23 – Milwaukee, WI @ Pabst Theatre (SOLD OUT)
Sep 24 – Lawrence, KS @ The Bottleneck (SOLD OUT)
Sep 27 – Tucson, AZ @ The Rialto Theatre
Sep 28 – Phoenix, AZ @ The Crescent Ballroom
Sep 29 – San Diego, CA @ House of Blues (SOLD OUT)
Oct 02 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Fonda Theatre (SOLD OUT)
Oct 03 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Fonda Theatre (SOLD OUT)
Oct 05 – Santa Barbara, CA @ The Lobero Theatre (SOLD OUT)
Oct 07 – Santa Ana, CA @ The Observatory (SOLD OUT)
Oct 10 – Sacramento, CA @ Harlow’s (SOLD OUT)
Oct 14 – Austin, TX @ Austin City Limits (SOLD OUT)
Oct 16 – New Orleans, LA @ House of Blues (SOLD OUT)
Oct 17 – Oxford, MS @ The Lyric (SOLD OUT)
Oct 18 – Birmingham, AL @ WorkPlay Theatre (SOLD OUT)
Oct 19 – Atlanta, GA @ Masquerade Music Park
Dec 30 – Denver, CO @ The Ogden Theatre (SOLD OUT)
Dec 31 – Denver, CO @ The Ogden Theatre (SOLD OUT)

DaveHHM

Author: DaveHHM

Dave Luttrull: Owner/Editor in Chief of Hellhound Music. Star Wars nerd, Gamer, Destiny homer, blogger, writer and lover of all things music.

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